Reiss Cleal Captures the Abandoned Severalls Mental Hospital

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: Jun 25, 2009 • References: chillcleal &
We've seen a number of photography collections centered on abandoned buildings and edifices, but it's this pictorial by Reiss Cleal of the Severalls Mental Hospital that strikes me most.

In their heyday, mental hospitals provide a place of treatment and respite for their patients. When they're abandoned, however, they devolve into frightful places fit for paranormal investigation. Click through the gallery above to see more of Reiss Cleal's images of the Severalls Mental Hospital, and see if you get the same heebie-jeebies that I did. Stats for Dilapidated Hospital Photography Trending: Older & Average
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